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FlyOne Armenia to operate Yerevan-Istanbul flights

FlyOne Armenia to operate Yerevan-Istanbul flights

Armenian aviation authorities have allowed FlyOne Armenia airline to operate Yerevan-Istanbul-Yerevan charter flights, the airline told Armenpress news agency. "Several days ago Flyone Armenia applied to the aviation authorities of …

Christmas sermon held in Istanbul

Christmas sermon held in Istanbul

The Christmas sermon was held in the Church of St. George on one of the islands near Istanbul on Saturday morning, Anadolu Agency reports. The solemn service was conducted by Metropolitan Emmanuel Adamakis. The sermon was attended by …

Death toll from bootleg alcohol exceeds 60

Death toll from bootleg alcohol exceeds 60

Fatalities due to bootleg alcohol poisoning in Turkey continue to climb, reaching 61 only in two weeks, as authorities crack down on counterfeit alcohol production across the country ahead of New Year’s celebrations. …

"Russian Constantinople" in Moscow (photo report)

"Russian Constantinople" in Moscow (photo report)

The exhibition "Russian Constantinople" is opening today at the State Museum of Oriental Art.  The initiator of the exhibition and the author of the idea is the famous fashion historian and collector Alexander …

Turkey arrests dozens of people in major FETO terror probe

Turkey arrests dozens of people in major FETO terror probe

Turkish authorities on Tuesday issued arrest warrants for 134 people across the country over their alleged links to the Gülenist Terror Group (FETÖ), which was behind the July 15, 2016, coup attempt. In a simultaneous …

Two reported dead due to hurricane in Istanbul

Two reported dead due to hurricane in Istanbul

The hurricane previously caused flight cancellations in the Turkish city, while the authorities have also closed ship traffic through the Bosphorus Strait. A roof collapsed in Istanbul on Monday, killing at least two people, according …

Turkish police break up protest in Istanbul

Turkish police break up protest in Istanbul

Turkish riot police on Wednesday broke up a protest in Istanbul by demonstrators denouncing the government’s economic policies and the surging cost of living. Dozens of protesters were detained. The protesters were starting to …

Istanbul hosting 8th Summit of Turkic Council

Istanbul hosting 8th Summit of Turkic Council

The 8th Summit of the Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking States (Turkic Council) is hosted in Istanbul by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on November 12 with the theme “Green Technologies and Smart Cities in the Digital …

Tokayev arrived in Istanbul

Tokayev arrived in Istanbul

The plane with the President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Zhomart Tokayev has landed in Istanbul, the press secretary of the head of the republic Berik Uali reports. Recall that the Kazakh leader will take part in the VIII summit of the …

ISIS suspects apprehended in Istanbul

ISIS suspects apprehended in Istanbul

At least nine foreign nationals suspected of being members of the ISIS and Al-Qaeda terrorist groups (banned in Russia) were apprehended in Istanbul, Turkish security sources said Thursday. The counter-terrorism operation was …

Turkey's domestic car hits track at Istanbul Park

Turkey's domestic car hits track at Istanbul Park

In the video shared from TOGG's social media accounts, new details regarding the production and assembly process of Turkey's Car were shared, while the driving image of the vehicle on the Istanbul Park track was also included in the …

Baku named leading tourist city

Baku named leading tourist city

Baku city has been named the "Leading Tourist City of the World" by Turkish Uzakrota platform.  Over 1,000 travel destinations, hotels, airlines, tour operators, online travel platforms and other types of …